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#gubu

# gubu - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge A burglar was caught moonwalking on CCTV on RTÉ's Crimecall last night and it was so weird Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’

# gubu - Thursday 24 December, 2015

'Have you got the wiffy code?': The not-so-serious 2015 political awards

It’s been another GUBU year in politics.

The truth about that picture of Alex Salmond, a young lady and a Solero

The former Scottish first minister was snapped feeding a young woman a Solero in a picture that went viral earlier this year.

# gubu - Monday 7 December, 2015

These politicians did a mortifying fashion show on TV3 this morning

We’d advise them all to stick to the day job.

# gubu - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

'Grotesque and appalling': War of words erupts between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil Pr Gimmick This post contains videos

'Grotesque and appalling': War of words erupts between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil

Éamon Ó Cuív has accused the government’s senior party of lying about protecting rural Ireland.

# gubu - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Is Aidan Gillen using his Haughey voice on Game of Thrones? People seem to think so Gubu This post contains a poll

Is Aidan Gillen using his Haughey voice on Game of Thrones? People seem to think so

“We are living way beyond our means, Sansa.”

# gubu - Friday 27 February, 2015

So we asked this government minister about the colour of *that* dress… The Dress This post contains videos

# gubu - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Fianna Fáil TD thinks Charlie is 'dreadfully unfair' Reaction This post contains videos

Fianna Fáil TD thinks Charlie is 'dreadfully unfair'

Dara Calleary has been responding to the RTÉ drama in an interview with TheJournal.ie.

# gubu - Monday 12 January, 2015

# gubu - Thursday 4 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Aidan Gillen is the SPIT of Charlie Haughey in the new RTÉ drama Gubu
Check out the trailer for RTÉ's new Charlie Haughey drama Gubu Drama This post contains videos

Check out the trailer for RTÉ's new Charlie Haughey drama

“He was a fascinating, divisive character.”

# gubu - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

# gubu - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Check out this short video of Charlie Haughey telling us 'we're living way beyond our means'

“I wish to talk to you this evening about the state of the nation’s affairs and the picture I have to paint is not, unfortunately, a very cheerful one.”

# gubu - Monday 13 October, 2014

# gubu - Monday 6 October, 2014

6 more skills you need to run for election according to these campaign videos Gubu This post contains videos

6 more skills you need to run for election according to these campaign videos

By-election campaign videos are odd, wonderful, and informative. Sort of.

# gubu - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Was Charlie Haughey really beaten with an iron bar on the morning of the Budget?

There is confusion after the new claim emerged last weekend.

# gubu - Sunday 18 May, 2014

On The Trail: 9 odd, weird and wonderful things from Election 2014

The election trail can be an odd place, here are a few things we’ve come across in recent days…

# gubu - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Rónán Mullen dancing to Pharrell and 5 other slightly odd campaign videos

The campaign trail is proving to be an increasingly odd place to be.

# gubu - Sunday 11 May, 2014

On The Trail: 7 odd, weird and wonderful things from Election 2014

The election trail can be an odd place, here are a few things we’ve come across in recent days…

# gubu - Sunday 4 May, 2014

On The Trail: 7 odd, weird and wonderful things from Election 2014

The election trail can be an odd place, here are a few things we’ve come across in recent days…

# gubu - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

8 skills you need to run for election according to these campaign videos Gubu This post contains videos

8 skills you need to run for election according to these campaign videos

Fine Gael’s campaign videos for its six MEP candidates are nice productions, but bizarre in places….

# gubu - Sunday 27 April, 2014

On The Trail: 7 odd, weird and wonderful things from Election 2014

The election trail can be an odd place, here are a few things we’ve come across in recent days…

# gubu - Monday 21 April, 2014

11 pictures that prove the election trail is an odd place

Scaring elderly ladies and eating soup – all in a day’s work for a European Parliament hopeful…

# gubu - Friday 27 December, 2013

'Ireland's Watergate': How the phone tapping scandal would lead to Haughey's downfall... eventually

What was the phone tapping scandal? TheJournal.ie takes a step back in time and examines what was arguably the biggest political scandal in Irish history that would have consequences far beyond 1983.

# gubu - Thursday 5 December, 2013

WATCH: TDs try to figure out what 'amazeballs' means

The only problem was they were pronouncing it ‘amazey-balls’.

# gubu - Saturday 19 October, 2013

In Pictures: The cast of RTÉ drama Charlie get to work Charlie This post contains images

In Pictures: The cast of RTÉ drama Charlie get to work

Aidan Gillen as Charlies Haughey and Tom Vaughan-Lawlor as PJ Mara.

# gubu - Monday 19 August, 2013

TV programme to recall events of Charles Haughey's GUBU years

Two-part programme begins on TV3 tonight and will chart the rise and fall of Charles Haughey during the tumultuous events of 1982 and 1983.

# gubu - Monday 11 March, 2013

From The42 Ireland camp: Injury situation is GUBU, but Sexton 'a safe bet' for Rome 6 Nations

Ireland camp: Injury situation is GUBU, but Sexton 'a safe bet' for Rome

The Ireland camp are counting the available bodies at Carton House.

# gubu - Friday 28 December, 2012

No mention of Patrick Connolly, GUBU in 1982 State Papers

Although it almost brought the Government down, there was no hint of the double murder and massive manhunt that shocked Ireland in the summer of 1982 in the State Archives.

# gubu - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Double killer Malcolm MacArthur released after 30 years

MacArthur was jailed in 1982 after he killed a nurse in the Phoenix Park and shot dead a farmer.

# gubu - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Column: It’s 30 years since GUBU. Now THAT was a political battle.

University of Ulster politics academic David McCann recalls the events of 1982 – and says we’ve never seen such a politically-charged atmosphere in this country since that turbulent year.